• Qualcomm settles antitrust case in Taiwan

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Qualcomm may have lost its long-winded deal to buy NXP on account of China and it continues to battle lawsuits worldwide, but the company does have a dose of good news out of Asia today after it settled an antitrust investigation in Taiwan.
    The U.S. chip firm was hit with a record $773 million fine last October when it was accused of monopolistic practices, but Qualcomm and the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission said today they have reached an agreement that sees the charges dropped in exchange for the firm investing $700 million in the country.
    The TFTC will keep hold of the NTD 2.73 billion...
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